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POV03: People in Families with Related Children Under 18 by Family Structure, Age, and Sex, Iterated by Income-to-Poverty Ratio and Race: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  People in families (total) (2) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 91,594 77.2 93,568 68,206 72.9 6,231 5,529 88.7 18,865 17,859 94.7
  Under 18 years 55,404 43,838 79.1 42,238 31,491 74.6 3,151 2,791 88.6 10,015 9,556 95.4
      Under 5 years 15,639 12,736 81.4 12,080 9,278 76.8 959 905 94.4 2,600 2,553 98.2
      5 to 17 years 39,764 31,101 78.2 30,157 22,213 73.7 2,192 1,886 86.0 7,415 7,003 94.4
  18 to 64 years 61,627 46,393 75.3 50,221 35,830 71.3 2,958 2,632 89.0 8,448 7,932 93.9
      18 to 24 years 8,197 6,931 84.6 5,793 4,641 80.1 565 527 93.3 1,839 1,763 95.9
      25 to 34 years 15,443 12,848 83.2 12,434 9,951 80.0 773 731 94.5 2,235 2,166 96.9
      35 to 44 years 21,377 15,459 72.3 18,256 12,581 68.9 830 725 87.4 2,291 2,153 94.0
      45 to 54 years 13,426 8,838 65.8 11,237 6,929 61.7 610 503 82.5 1,579 1,406 89.1
      55 to 59 years 2,136 1,503 70.4 1,691 1,134 67.1 123 96 78.2 322 272 84.5
      60 to 64 years 1,049 814 77.5 810 594 73.2 57 50 (B) 182 170 93.9
  65 years and over 1,633 1,363 83.5 1,109 886 79.9 122 106 86.5 402 371 92.4
      65 to 74 years 1,062 889 83.7 737 591 80.1 76 67 88.7 249 231 92.7
      75 years and over 570 474 83.1 372 295 79.5 46 38 (B) 153 140 91.9
Male 58,041 44,444 76.6 47,457 34,653 73.0 4,253 3,767 88.6 6,332 6,024 95.1
  Under 18 years 28,398 22,569 79.5 21,625 16,199 74.9 1,735 1,548 89.3 5,038 4,821 95.7
      Under 5 years 8,013 6,578 82.1 6,197 4,807 77.6 503 471 93.6 1,313 1,299 98.9
      5 to 17 years 20,385 15,991 78.4 15,428 11,392 73.8 1,232 1,077 87.5 3,725 3,522 94.5
  18 to 64 years 28,931 21,294 73.6 25,260 17,994 71.2 2,426 2,143 88.3 1,245 1,157 93.0
      18 to 24 years 3,882 3,217 82.9 2,914 2,301 79.0 378 360 95.2 589 556 94.4
      25 to 34 years 6,574 5,432 82.6 5,637 4,549 80.7 657 620 94.4 281 262 93.4
      35 to 44 years 9,892 7,039 71.2 9,012 6,267 69.5 722 625 86.5 157 146 93.2
      45 to 54 years 6,811 4,377 64.3 6,146 3,825 62.2 517 415 80.4 148 137 92.4
      55 to 59 years 1,197 809 67.6 1,043 691 66.3 102 79 77.4 52 39 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 420 73.1 508 360 71.0 49 43 (B) 18 17 (B)
  65 years and over 712 581 81.5 572 460 80.3 92 76 82.8 48 45 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 411 80.4 419 327 78.0 60 52 (B) 32 32 (B)
      75 years and over 201 170 84.5 153 133 86.6 32 24 (B) 16 13 (B)
Female 60,623 47,150 77.8 46,111 33,553 72.8 1,979 1,762 89.0 12,533 11,835 94.4
  Under 18 years 27,006 21,269 78.8 20,613 15,291 74.2 1,416 1,243 87.8 4,977 4,735 95.1
      Under 5 years 7,626 6,159 80.8 5,883 4,470 76.0 456 434 95.3 1,287 1,254 97.4
      5 to 17 years 19,380 15,110 78.0 14,730 10,821 73.5 961 808 84.2 3,690 3,481 94.3
  18 to 64 years 32,696 25,099 76.8 24,961 17,835 71.5 532 489 92.0 7,203 6,774 94.0
      18 to 24 years 4,315 3,714 86.1 2,879 2,339 81.3 186 167 89.6 1,250 1,208 96.6
      25 to 34 years 8,868 7,417 83.6 6,798 5,402 79.5 116 111 95.4 1,955 1,904 97.4
      35 to 44 years 11,485 8,421 73.3 9,243 6,314 68.3 108 100 93.1 2,134 2,007 94.0
      45 to 54 years 6,615 4,461 67.4 5,091 3,104 61.0 93 88 93.9 1,430 1,269 88.7
      55 to 59 years 938 693 73.9 648 443 68.4 20 17 (B) 270 233 86.4
      60 to 64 years 475 393 82.9 303 233 77.0 8 7 (B) 164 153 93.6
  65 years and over 921 782 85.0 537 427 79.5 30 30 (B) 354 326 92.2
      65 to 74 years 551 478 86.7 318 264 82.8 16 15 (B) 217 199 91.7
      75 years and over 369 304 82.4 218 163 74.5 14 14 (B) 137 127 93.0

Poverty Footnotes


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